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Screening of film “Out of this World”

September 12, 2018

Bangalore International Centre has arranged Screening of film “Out of this World”
The 1949 Lowell Thomas Expedition fo Tibet.
A Film by So Long Productions

Executive Producer: Anne Donaghy
Producer / Director: David Wright
Introduction by Dr.B Tsering, Principal, The Dalai Lama Institute for Higher Education.

Recently digitally remastered, Out of this World was made in 1949 by Lowell Thomas Sr., one of the most prominent journalists of his day, who was invited to Tibet in the hope that he might influence the US to stop the Chinese invasion. Along with his son Lowell Thomas Jr., he made this film when on a 3 month long trip to Lhasa.

The film, which has been re-edited to include photographs and radio broadcasts made by Thomas, provides a rare window into Tibet just months before the country was invaded by China and features HH the Dalai Lama at age 15.

Film Duration: 75 Minutes

Screening on Friday | 21st September 2018 | 6.30 PM

Venue:
Bangalore International Centre,
TERI Complex,
4th Main, 2nd Cross,
Domlur II Stage,
Bangalore – 560 071.

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